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December 3, 2018

Pitching in for Charity: MBA candidates give back to the community ahead of holiday season

What should your charity do with $5,000? That was the burning question at the latest Pitching in for Charity event.

November 15, 2018

Bright idea factory: The Clinic will tap DeGroote MBA candidates to bring McMaster’s research to market

Goran Calic: "Research that could improve and even save human lives is often just waiting to be developed."

October 23, 2018

#TheTimeIsNow: Gender-based violence the focus of event coordinated by DeGroote MBA candidates

"Organizing #TheTimeIsNow was the most difficult yet rewarding experience of my entire MBA," says Alyssa Marck.

June 8, 2018

Convocation 2018: Get to know DeGroote’s class valedictorians, Blerina Ago and Kelly Scott White

The DeGroote School of Business' spring convocation ceremonies will take place Tuesday, June 12.

April 9, 2018

Gaining footholds in finance: MBA candidates secure summer placements at Canada’s top banks

With summer fast approaching, DeGroote MBA candidates are preparing to transfer their academic knowledge to the workplace.

April 4, 2018

Future health leaders: DeGroote MBA candidates are sought-after by top healthcare employers

Doctors treat patients. Business leaders treat patient frameworks. There's an increasing need for both to excel in the healthcare sector.

February 21, 2017

Newcomer Kitchen: How Syrian refugee women are cooking their way to success

MBA candidate Faizan Ashraf is currently serving as treasurer of the popular start-up.

February 16, 2017

On the cutting edge: DeGroote students learning from tech giant Dyson

In recent years, Dyson has made a habit of hiring students from DeGroote for their business insights, practical skills, and fresh thinking.

September 14, 2016

Congratulations to Michelle Zhu, winner of the 2016 Adam Felesky MBA Scholarship

The Scholarship, valued at $30,000, is supported by the generosity of McMaster alumnus and noted philanthropist Adam Felesky.

September 6, 2016

Peerless: Trisura co-founder Robert Taylor reflects on ambitious career

Taylor, 70, earned his MBA from McMaster in 1976. "It's amazing what happens if you have a vision," he says.

March 24, 2016

Navigating the digital battlefield with Massoud Abbasi

A three-time McMaster alumnus, Abbasi is the US-Canada Sales and Strategy Executive at Cohere Communications, based in New York City.

February 29, 2016

Reading Week study trip to South America was ‘unforgettable’

Twelve MBA students spent their Reading Week in Chile and Argentina for a unique study trip.